Each of our academies has a Local Governing Body that works closely with the Headteacher.

The LGBs have the following core functions:

Ensuring that the overarching Trust strategy, which is set by the Board of Directors, is implemented at academy level.

Ensuring accountability by:
– Monitoring progress towards targets
– Participating in the performance management of the Headteacher
– Contributing to school self-evaluation

Assisting and supporting the Board of Directors, Accounting Officer and Finance Director to fulfil their responsibilities by:
– Ensuring proper stewardship of funds, including regularity and propriety
– Ensuring economy, efficiency and effectiveness in the use of funds
– Proposing the budget
– Monitoring expenditure against budget

Engaging with stakeholders and raising funds for the school.

 

The Governors of the academies are:

Churnet View Middle School

Mr J Fisher Chair
Mr S Fryer Headteacher
Mrs J Dambach
Mrs S Knott
Mrs K Lowe
Mrs J Tillmanns

Leek High School

Mr W Hurst Chair
Mr S Knight Vice Chair
Mr P Evans Headteacher
Mr D Bellfield
Mr N Garner
Mrs B Hine
Mr F Murray

Westwood College

Mr J Fisher Chair
Mrs C Patterson Vice Chair
Mr R Hey Headteacher
Mr C Balderstone
Mrs T Makin
Mrs E Palmer
Mr C Spragg
Mrs P Wood

 

Latest news from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    Whole School Vision and Values

    09 May 2019 | BY asf

    Well done to all the children (and all the staff) on their fantastic Values display, the end of a long […]

  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

        Good luck Mrs Jukes in the Virgin Money 2019 London Marathon. Help Mrs Jukes to raise money and […]

  • Leek First School

    Leek First joins Talentum

    09 May 2019 | BY lfs

    Leek First School has joined the Talentum Learning Trust.

  • Leek High

    School will only be open for Year 11 students on Wednesday 20th March

    19 Mar 2019 | BY leekhigh

    Due to a serious electrical fault caused by flooding our Main Building will be without power for some or possibly […]

  • Westwood College

    Special Recognition for Westwood

    05 Jul 2019 | BY cspragg

    We’re so very proud to receive recognition of the “excellent” initial teacher training we provide to trainee teachers at Westwood. A […]

Latest events from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    09 Apr 2019 | BY asf

    If your child is due to start Reception in September, please come along to the “Let’s Get Ready for School […]

  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

        Good luck Mrs Jukes in the Virgin Money 2019 London Marathon. Help Mrs Jukes to raise money and […]

  • Westwood College

    Westwood Drama Department presents ‘The Government Inspector’

    01 Apr 2019 | BY cspragg

    Westwood Drama Department is proud to present a classic Russian satire ‘The Government Inspector’. Please follow this link for information […]

Latest video from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    26 Mar 2019 | BY asf

    Easter Videos by KS2

  • Churnet View Middle School

    Video

    28 Jun 2017 | BY somarketing